Who’s the Criminal?

Khalil discusses the socio-economic issues that directly lent to his involvement with the criminal justice system.

September 22, 2015

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NJ Detention Center Puts Immigrants in Solitary

With an increased scrutiny on solitary confinemetnt use in jails and prisons across the country, very little attention and/or oversight is given to the use of solitary in immigration detention. Khalil joins Andrew Lyubarsky, a member of the NYU School of Law Immigrant Rights Clinic who recently authored a report on harsh and unnecessary treatment at NJ detention centers, to discuss the confinement tactics being used today.

September 14, 2015

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Obama’s Final 500 Days

The Marshall Project invited scholars, experts, and advocates from across the ideological spectrum to share their perspectives regarding criminal justice reforms President Obama could reasonably achieve in the final 500 days of his term. Khalil joins a hand full of other national advocates in this conversation.

September 3rd, 2015

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Any Saturday with David Rothenberg

On with David Rothenberg's Any Saturday on WBAI, 99.5FM in New York City, Khalil discusses the recent killing by correctional staff of a man incarcerated at a correctional facility in New York State as well as updates listeners on his personal journey post-immigration detention.

August 29th, 2015

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On The Count Black Bars with Text

Are recent criminal justice reforms impactful?

Khalil was a guest on On The Count: The Prison and Criminal Justice Report to discuss his advocacy, experience with the immigration system and his involvement with JustLeadershipUSA.

August 8, 2015

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